Groupe de travail sur le Dashboard au Sénégal

The Dashboard launches in Senegal and piloted by IPAR

Wednesday, 30th May 2018

Land governance is an important part of natural resource management. Senegal has recently adopted a land policy, which opens up prospects for a long-promised, but long-delayed, land reform. One suggestion is that land indicator monitoring facilitates consensus building, thus contributing to the promotion of peace.

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Encuentro sobre Gestión Ambiental, Recursos Naturales y Agroecología en la región Trifinio

Monday, 12th March 2018

Los días 15 y 16 de febrero se realizó el Encuentro sobre Gestión Ambiental, Recursos Naturales y Agroecología en la región Trifinio, en el cual participaron 35 miembros de organizaciones ambientalistas, unidades ambientales municipales y agricultores ecológicos y orgánicos. 

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Ensuring land tenure rights to marginalised and vulnerable communities in India

Friday, 9th March 2018

India faces enormous challenges in its quest to develop in a socially conscience, economically and environmentally just manner.  In regards to developing responsible land governance, it remains a complex issue aggravated by a combination of systematic legal and institutional failures. Institutions that govern land, market and societies have fundamental weaknesses to address land and property issues of poor rural women and men, Tribals, and Dalits.

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Bitter truth over Bangladesh land

Tuesday, 27th February 2018

In Bangladesh, poor people become the most vulnerable victim of land grab practice because they do not have enough capacity to submit a lawsuit, and do not have financial resource to proceed the case to the court. Land grab issue continues occurring in the country, and putting the country’s food security at risk. Farmers’ arable land, water bodies, canals, and rivers are being grabbed viciously by group of people.

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Red de Mujeres Rurales se consolida para fortalecer los procesos de desarrollo en el Trifinio.

Wednesday, 21st February 2018

La reunión entre la Red de Mujeres Rurales y la Gerencia Técnica Trinacional del Plan Trifinio se realizó en el marco de la Iniciativa “Tierra y Territorios en la Estrategia Centroamericana de Desarrollo Rural Territorial (ECADERT)”, impulsada por la Fundación Nacional para el Desarrollo​ (FUNDE) como miembro de la Coalición Internacional para el Acceso a la Tierra (ILC)   

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Land rights as human rights – a view from Bangladesh

Friday, 5th January 2018

In Bangladesh, around 80% of civil and criminal cases are related to land conflict. Eviction and torture against the marginal and indigenous peoples can be found throughout the country. Published in local newspapers, 11 cases of tortures are recorded during 2012 to 2017. 

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